Rush Enterprises Mobile Trailer Technician in New Braunfels, Texas

Mobile Trailer Technician

The Mobile Trailer Technician will perform general to moderate level of repairs on trailer chassis, bodies, and accessories. Perform maintenance type repairs, such as, chassis lube, DOTs, brake replacements & adjustments. Customer requirements may include reefer repair. Majority, if not all, of work will be performed at customer locations and trailer yards.

We offer a rewarding career with a leader in the transportation industry. Grow with us as we continue to expand our network of locations and services. Rush Enterprises is always looking for good people to join our team.

Responsibilities

  • Report to the Body Shop or Service Manager assigned to; will be assigned duties on a daily basis.

  • Review each repair order, work order, and estimator’s notes to understand repairs needed prior to beginning work on the vehicle.

  • All repairs must be completed according to the documentation on the repair order or the supplement.

  • Aluminum and steel welding MIG and TIG.

  • DOT inspections on semi-trailers by DOT standards.

  • Able to diagnose simple 12 volt electrical light systems.

  • Basic knowledge and familiarity with air brake and ABS systems and repairs.

  • Basic metal fabrication ability.

  • Ability to perform similar repairs on various types and brands of the same components (adaptability).

Benefits

We offer exceptional compensation and benefits, 401K and stock purchase, incentives for performance, training, and opportunity for advancement - all in a culture that appreciates and rewards excellence, a positive attitude and integrity.

Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • Two years’ experience in trailer repair.

  • Certified aluminum and steel welding; both MIG and TIG welding.

  • May require additional certification depending on type of tankers required to work on.

  • Valid driver’s license and must be insurable.

Recommended

  • Trade or technical school (certificate or diploma)

  • Trailer/Reefer Manufacturer Certification

  • Tanker Inspector Certification

  • Must possess a current and valid driver license with a driving record that meets the insurability guidelines set forth by the company’s insurance carrier.

Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ: RUSHA & RUSHB) operates the largest network of heavy and medium- duty truck dealerships in North America. Its current truck operations include a network of locations throughout the United States. These dealerships provide an integrated, one-stop sales and service of new and used heavy- and medium-duty trucks and construction equipment, aftermarket parts, service and body shop capabilities, chrome accessories, tires and a wide array of financial services including the financing of truck and equipment sales, insurance products and leasing and rentals.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled